Kansas City Falls 3-0 Against Houston - Game Recap
Kansas City was unable to break through against the Houston pitching staff, losing 3-0 on Tuesday at Kauffman Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Astros were rewarded as +121 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Collin McHugh earned the victory for the Astros, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 0, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Matt Dominguez in the win.
Kansas City got a 6-inning outing from Jeremy Guthrie in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 3 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Omar Infante had 1 hits in the loss for the Royals.
Houston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-5 advantage in hits.